'The hand that rocks the cradle' rules the world

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1990835" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Anna Jarvis, founder of Mother's Day[/caption] Mothers' Day was held in Boston in 1872 at the suggestion of Julia Ward Howe, writer of "The more…

Cheerleaders fight for right to Bible banners

by Bob Unruh -- Cheerleaders at a Texas school whose inspirational messages, including Bible verses, on football game banners were briefly censored by school officials went to court and won, so why more…

Workers on drugs? Blame schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Paul Bremmer Workers on drugs? Blame schools, says international educator and journalist Alex Newman. Abuse of drugs such as those designed to combat Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder more…

Limbaugh: Parenting 'expert' a wacko

by Kathy Shaidle --   [caption id="attachment_1366525" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rush Limbaugh[/caption] A so-called "parenting expert" was in the news this week for writing that, if children whose parents read to them regularly more…

Communism based on 'fierce and terrible fanaticism'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1978995" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Harry S. Truman[/caption] In poor health, Franklin Roosevelt wrote on April 5, 1945, to King Abdul Aziz ibn Saud, promising not to recognize a more…

Homeschoolers interrogated on guns, vaccines

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1987825" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Federal Courthouse in Trenton, New Jersey.[/caption] It all started with an unwanted knock on the door by a government worker and it's being answered more…